A group of users at the recent OAUG Collaborate conference in Las Vegas pooled business cards after a Release 12-related session. Their goal: "to share their thoughts, upgrade feedback, and driving forces for moving to R12."
We'd like to help that group -- and you, of course -- collaborate and share experiences on this upgrade. You're not alone. As of early April, over 225 customers were actively working with Release 12, and almost a thousand downloads
had been logged (at 41 GB, not a task for the only-mildly-curious). Those numbers have certainly increased since then.
We've created a new discussion forum on the Oracle Technology Network:
I'm not an upgrade specialist, but I've (rather nervously) volunteered to monitor that forum and jump in where I can. I suspect I'll be acting like a human router between forum participants and Oracle development. This is in addition to my regular responsibilities (like this blog), so I'm bracing myself...